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  • U2: The Joshua Tree Tour 2017 Lights up NRG Stadium
    May 25 at 7:15 a.m. by Eric Sauseda

    Houston was the fifth stop on this current 18-city North American tour of the award winning 30-year-old The Joshua Tree album. Fans of all ages, some who weren't even born when this album was released, came from all over to see their favorite band…

     
  • The Beautiful People of Middlelands 2017
    May 9 at 7:45 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    More than 66,000 people attended the inaugural offering of Middlelands in Todd Mission, May 5-7. We present those whose "milkshake bringeth thy to the yard."

     
  • Rave Gone Medieval: Middlelands 2017
    May 8 at 2:25 p.m. by Jack Gorman

    The newest festival on the block, Middlelands, is now in our rearview mirror, and the local electronic-music scene is changed forever. The hallowed grounds of the Texas Renaissance Festival were tricked out May 5-7, converted into a cutting-edge…

     

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  • They Came, They Saw, They Conquered Fortress Fest
    May 4 at 7:45 a.m. by Roderick Pullum

    Despite the weather concerns, the fans still came out for the first day of the inaugural Fortress Music Festival in Fort Worth, headlined by Run The Jewels on April 29, 2017. Photos by Roderick Pullum

     
  • Best Performances of the Inaugural Fortress Festival
    May 3 at 6:45 a.m. by Mikel Galicia

    The inaugural weekend of Fortress Festival featured performances from a wide array of acts such as headliners Run The Jewels and Purity Ring, as well as Flying Lotus, SURVIVE, Slowdive, Alwways, Wolf Parade and more on the main stage at the Will…

     
  • A Perfect Circle Formed Thursday Night in Sugar Land
    April 28 at 6 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    A sold out crowd descended on Smart Financial Centre to witness Maynard James Keenan and crew recreate their alternative metal masterpieces live on stage along with the cholo goth band Prayers. It was a long wait, but we finally got to hear live…

     
  • Coachella 2017 Photos, Weekend Two: Bands and Fans Rock Out
    April 25 at 7:45 a.m. by Hannah Verbeuren

    Bands and fans set the desert on fire with their energy and their love of all things Coachella over the second weekend April 21-23, 2017. We saw a return of Radiohead (no glitches this time), Travis Scott (we kept looking for Kylie Jenner) and…

     
  • Cactus Music Celebrates Record Store Day with Bun B in Houston
    April 24 at 7:45 a.m. by Marco Torres

    There's nothing small or grass-roots about Record Store Day anymore; it's grown over the years and is now an international celebration of vinyl, music and traditional brick and mortar. Here in Houston we saw celebrations at Cactus Music, Vinal Edge…

     
  • Coachella 2017 Photos, Weekend One: Kendrick Lamar, Lorde, Justice, Future Islands (Sunday)
    April 19 at 7:45 a.m. by Mathew Tucciarone

    The final day of Coachella (weekend one) featured musical performances by Kendrick Lamar, Lorde, Justice, Future Islands, Devendra Banhart, Grouplove, DJ Khaled, New Order and others. Sunday, April 16, saw 125,000 music fans filling the Empire Polo…

     
  • Coachella 2017 Photos, Weekend One: Lady Gaga, Future and Dreamcar (Saturday)
    April 18 at 9:45 a.m. by Mathew Tucciarone

    The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival continued Saturday at the Empire Polo Club in Indio. The iconic festival's attendance expanded from just under 100,000 last year to 125,000 this year, and some of the world's biggest musicians were the…

     
  • BuzzFest 2017: Sun, Fun and Music
    April 18 at 7:45 a.m. by Christi Vest

    BuzzFest once again welcomed those ready to have fun in the sun and rock out to music. The semiannual rock festival hosted by Houston's 94.5 The Buzz took place on April 15, 2017 at Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion in The Woodlands, showcasing bands…

     
  • Coachella 2017 Photos, Weekend One: Radiohead, Travis Scott, Phantogram and More
    April 17 at 6:45 a.m. by Mathew Tucciarone

    The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival kicked off Friday at the Empire Polo Club in Indio. The iconic festival's attendance expanded from almost 100,000 last year to 125,000 this year, and some of the world's biggest musicians were the draw.…

     
  • Boiler Room Brings the Heat to Houston
    April 14 at 7 a.m. by Marco Torres

    Boiler Room TV hosted a live music event at The Preston Theater (2201 Preston) on April 12, 2017 in Houston, Texas. Performers at Boiler Room X Budweiser: Houston included DJ Angiesliste, OG Ron C & the Chopstars, Michael "5000" Watts, Bun B, Slim…

     
  • Fans Flock to Toyota Center for Ariana Grande's Dangerous Woman Tour
    April 10 at 8:45 a.m. by Eric Sauseda

    Ariana Grande brought her Dangerous Woman Tour to Houston's Toyota Center with Little Mix and Victoria Monet. We dispatched a photographer to get shots of her fans and the show. (Photos by Eric Sauseda / Houston Press)

     
  • Dada Life Brings the Champagne and Bananas to Stereo Live
    April 9 at 7:45 a.m. by Eric Sauseda

    It was all champagne and bananas for Dada Life at Stereo Live on Friday night, March 7. Fans showed up en masse and in costume with everyone ready to party.  (Photos by Eric Sauseda / Houston Press)

     
  • The Party People of Houston Whatever Fest
    April 4 at 7:59 a.m. by Multiple Authors

    The crowds at Houston Whatever Fest may not have been plentiful, but the people that were there knew how to have a good time. The Sunday lineup of Houston Whatever Fest experienced pending severe weather that moved the party indoors to Warehouse…

     
  • The Hottest People at Stereo Live when DJ Eric Prydz Drops Beats
    April 1 at 11:17 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    Legendary DJ Eric Prydz played a packed house during his stop at Stereo Live. Fans did not stop moving for hours as they danced to the sounds of the Swedish artist's techno and prog house beats.

     
  • Ultra Music Festival 2017 Day Three at Bayfront Park
    March 27 at 9:32 a.m. by George Martinez

    The final day of Ultra Music Festival 2017 brought hot temperatures and hot acts like Justice, Underworld, David Guetta, Justice, Hardwell, and more to Bayfront Park. See also: — Ultra Music Festival 2017 Day One — Ultra Music Festival 2017 Day…

     
  • Ultra Music Festival 2017 Day Two at Bayfront Park
    March 26 at 1:47 p.m. by George Martinez

    Despite the heavy rain by the gods, the party never stopped and the insanity continue on the second day of the Ultra Music Festival 2017. Downtown Miami shook to the beats of the Main Stage, Live Stage, Ultra Worldwide, Carl Cox Megastruture,…

     
  • Colors Fly at the Houston Holi Festival
    March 26 at 1:07 p.m. by Nguyen, Mitchell

    Thousands of people flocked to the Houston Holi Festival on Saturday, March 25. Jay Sean and other various artists entertained the color covered crowd for hours on end.

     

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